Waratah Eco Works

Restoration, Ecology, Terrestrial and Aquatic Environmental Management.

Waratah Eco Works (WEW) is a natural resource consultancy specialising in all facets of ecological restoration and management, coastal resource management and landscape design. Established in 1998 and based in Sydney, we provide a broad range of environmental, ecological and horticultural services.

We aim to excel at what we do and so protect and improve the environment now and for the future.

WEW is an Australian Company based in Sydney, established in 1998 by Michael Dixon. Our team come from a diverse range of backgrounds we are Bush Regenerators, Ecologists and Catchment Management Specialists, we share a commitment to provide accurate advice and deliver timely, practical and effective ecological restoration services. Our small close knit team of senior environmental specialists have extensive experience and are involved in all aspects of our projects.

Ecological management and restoration.

Ecological survey and assessment.

Stormwater and catchment management.

Nest box manufacture, installation and monitoring.

Provenance plant production.

Open space landscapes.

Community and stakeholder engagement.

Core Services

Nesting Boxes

Our subsidiary grew from the direct observation in the decline of hollow bearing tree resources and subsequent reduction in species diversity in urban bushland. Sleepy Hollow was the first…

Ecological Restoration

WEW has been undertaking ecological restoration for over 18 years.  We have a reputation for undertaking high quality, cost effective restoration and bush regeneration services that reflect…

Ecological Assessment

Our expert field ecologists prepare ecological assessments, flora and fauna surveys and pre clearance surveys for a variety of projects ranging from domestic development applications to…

Environmental Management

Staff at WEW have prepared award winning plans of management and management plans for wetlands within the Sydney Region.  We have examined catchments and identified impacts of development and…


WEW maintains a provenance nursery that can supply plant stock from collected native seed, propagated and developed for use in local native landscape planting and ecological restoration works…


WEW have specialist skills in community consultation and stakeholder engagement, particularly in the identification of management issues and the development of management strategies to…


WEW employees qualified horticulturists who can provide advice on plant species selection, plant health and nutrition and methods and actions to enhance landscapes and make them low maintenance…


Ropes Work

WEW has specialist Industrial Ropes Access and Work Positioning Systems operators who have the skills and knowledge to undertake all bush regeneration tasks while working safely at heights…

WEW Partners